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When I first entered OA, I did not understand the interconnected web among the members. Someone gave me a daily readings book at my first meeting, but I never went back there. Years later, when I’d gained about 40 pounds (18 kg) and been warned I was pre-diabetic, I went to another meeting in a different city. I just listened and left. I weighed 237 pounds (108 kg) at the time. Later, when I moved to a small town, I was fully diabetic and started to go regularly to a meeting near my job. There, I got phone numbers from

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